Apply to be a Psychology Peer Assistant

Monday, March 14th Deadline
Psychology Peer Assistant (2016 – 2017)

The Psychology Undergraduate Advising Office is currently accepting applications for the position of Peer Assistant.

Position Description:
Peer Assistants support incoming freshmen and transfer students with registration for fall classes via UI Integrate during the summer New Student Orientation/Registration Program. Additionally, Peer Assistants provide continuing help to students with registration during regular school year, work with the advising office at outreach events such as the fall LAS Welcome, and assist with other projects and events as needed.

Required Qualifications:
• Current UIUC Psychology major (undergraduate) in good academic standing • Current sophomore or junior standing (plans to graduate December 2016 – May 2018) • Excellent communication skills • Enthusiastic about the Psychology major and department • Demonstrated ability to work well with others • Knowledge of Course Explorer and UI Integrate • Knowledge of campus resources and student organizations
Dates: Summer 2016: May 16 – June 24 with potential advising from June 27 – July 1 based on campus demand.
Dates: Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 – flexible hours based on your academic schedule
Compensation: $8.25 per hour
Application Deadline – 11:59pm on Monday, March 14, 2016
To apply, complete an application online

Contact Gary Wszalek,, with any questions.